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Critical Race Theory Suffers Defeat in Texas (Guest: Craig Ownby)

July 19, 2022

Opposition to the leftist ideology of Critical Race Theory spurred four conservatives to seek, and win, election for a Texas school board.

Today on the Heartland Daily Podcast, Senior Editor Joe Barnett talks with Texas Political Consultant Craig Ownby about a recent 'nonpartisan' school board election in Mansfield, Texas that saw the election of four conservative candidates opposing leftist supporters of critical race theory. Barnett and Ownby also discuss the prospects for school choice in Texas.

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Joe Barnett is a senior editor at The Heartland Institute and a policy advisor on budget and tax issues.
jbarnett@heartland.org